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Meet the Jenkins Financial Team

We have a diverse team of smart, dedicated and professional individuals. Together, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service to our clients.


Lindsey R Fessel

Lindsey R Fessel

Director of Operations and Client Service
Office 717-257-4100

Lindsey joined Jenkins Financial in July of 2015, and currently serves as the Director of Operations and Client Service. While much of her time is spent "behind the scenes," she directs the overall flow of business, evaluates the efficiency of business procedures and helps to ensure compliance. She is responsible for researching and implementing new directives for business growth as well as keeping up-to-date on information and technology. She is also responsible for managing the social media presence and visibility of the firm. Lindsey holds her Life, Accident & Health Insurance license.

Lindseyis a graduate of Rowan University, and holds a B. A. of Science in Marketing.

How can Lindsey help you?

  • She manages all new insurance applications and underwriting
  • She assists with questions related to billing, policy loans, beneficiary changes, and other policy management concerns
  • She coordinates the onboarding process for all new clients as well as updates to existing client records
  • She assists in creating your online viewing profile, electing paperless delivery options, and navigating the client website
  • She can help you initiate an insurance claim
Nik Michael Kilmer

Nik Michael Kilmer

Office 717-920-2599

Nik helps Josh and his team in financial planning. investment management, and strategy. Nik has known Josh since 2015 when Nik was a internin Josh's office! Nik started doing work with Josh September 2018.  

Joshua R Brueck

Joshua R Brueck, CFP®, ChFC®

Director of Financial Planning
Office 610-225-6567

As the Director of Financial Planning, Josh is responsible for plan analysis, plan construction and portfolio management. He began his career with Northwestern Mutual as an undergraduate in the Pittsburgh network office in 2007. Josh graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance in 2009. From there, he has taken on multiple roles during his career, including Associate Wealth Management Advisor, Director of Centralized Financial Security and Director of Network Office of Supervision.

Josh earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM (CFP®) certification and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) designations. He also holds his Series 7, 66, 9 &10 registrations.

Josh resides in Philadelphia with his girlfriend enjoys running, spending time with family and friends, Philadelphia sports, and his chocolate lab.


Jessica Williams-Patterson

Director of Strategic Development

Jessica joined Jenkins Financial in the spring of 2018 as the Director of Strategic Development. Jessica is responsible for working within the vision of Jenkins Financial to grow the team’s community impact.  She looks for and creates new opportunities to educate clients and help introduce them to Josh to foster long-term financial health. Jessica lives in Lancaster with her husband, two kids and two dogs. She enjoys anything with her family and being outdoors.

How can Jessica help you?

  • She can schedule your next call or meeting with Josh
  • She plans client appreciation events and client education seminars
  • She coordinates personal introductions to the firm through personal and professional referrals


Justin R. Deni, MBA

Director of Network Office Supervision

Justin Deni is the Director of Network Supervision for the Northwestern Mutual Eastern Pennsylvania complex. Justin recently received his MBA at Drexel University in 2017. Justin has been in the financial service industry for over 10 years. Justin was with Janney Montgomery Scott as a compliance & risk analyst prior to joining Northwestern Mutual.

Justin recently married his wife Elisha in August 2018. Justin enjoys golfing, hiking, camping, and traveling during his free-time.


Joshua L Jenkins, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®
Wealth Management Advisor

Jenkins Financial


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